Showcase – An Interview with Sonny Ochs on the Protest Music of Phil Ochs

february, 2021

25feb2:00 pm2:30 pmVirtual EventShowcase - An Interview with Sonny Ochs on the Protest Music of Phil Ochs


(Thursday) 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

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Ann Morrison interviews Sonny Ochs about the, now classic, protest songs of her brother, singer-songwriter Phil Ochs.

Speakers for this event

  • Ann Morrison

    Ann Morrison

    Ann Morrison is a former editor for Time Inc. magazines in New York (Fortune), Hong Kong (Asiasweek) and London (Time). She has also taught journalism in the Global Business Journalism Program at Tsinghua University in Beijing and at Sciences-Po in Paris. She is an advisory board member of the American Library in Paris and continues to freelance for various publications.

  • Sonny Ochs

    Sonny Ochs

    Sonny Ochs has been active in the folk community since 1983. She has produced Phil Ochs Song Nights since that time,, has been on the radio, hosting shows on WFMU, WRPI, and currently on WIOX (in Roxbury, NY. She has also been involved with many festivals including Clearwater, Old Songs, Philly, Boston, and Mariposa. Sonny also volunteers at folk conferences such as Northeast Regional Folk Alliance and Folk Alliance International. She runs a concert series at the Middleburgh Library. Sonny turned 80 in April, 2017 and is still going strong!

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